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Suspect arrested after forcing woman into vehicle, short pursuit with Billings police

Posted at 4:41 AM, Jan 31, 2019
and last updated 2019-07-17 14:50:17-04


BILLINGS – A suspect was arrested late Wednesday after leading Billings police officers on a short pursuit.

Officers were called to the intersection of First Avenue South and South 27th Street at 11:05 p.m. on a report of a pedestrian being struck and a female being forced into a vehicle.

Officers attempted to stop the vehicle, but the driver fled, leading them just over a mile away to South 27th Street and Frontage Road where the vehicle crashed.

The driver was arrested.

The Billings Police Department released information about the incident in a Tweet.

Details on the female’s condition, potential damages from the crash, the suspect’s name, and possible charges have not been released.